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by RADIO43
Sun Oct 25, 2015 8:17 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR4580 Smartnet Talkgroup to CDM1550 Conventional?
Replies: 2
Views: 1158

Re: XPR4580 Smartnet Talkgroup to CDM1550 Conventional?

wavetar, That is what I was thinking as far as the "Talkgroup" reference part of that pin. I am actually using the MRE RT-2TA Controller which works great. I had read somewhere else about running a lead off one of the speaker leads into the controller since the XPR has DC Voltage on the sp...
by RADIO43
Thu Oct 22, 2015 5:19 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR4580 Smartnet Talkgroup to CDM1550 Conventional?
Replies: 2
Views: 1158

XPR4580 Smartnet Talkgroup to CDM1550 Conventional?

Group, I gave up on the Maxtrac for this and was able to acquire a XPR4580. So here is what I would like to do. XPR4580 Smartnet System Talkgroup to a CDM15550 Conventional Channel.... Would like it to be bi-directional repeating and I am using the MRE RT-2TA Controller which work great. So here is ...
by RADIO43
Mon Oct 12, 2015 11:33 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Maxtrac SmartNet use with RICK
Replies: 11
Views: 1464

Re: Maxtrac SmartNet use with RICK

Going to resurrect this post from the dead... Looking to do something similar with a 900 Mhz Maxtrac on a Smartnet System and a UHF CDM1550. I have a R.I.C.K. but know now that it will not work. Would like to it to be bi-directional and not just one way. Is there still a solution to doing this? Than...
by RADIO43
Sat Jan 25, 2014 6:46 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Federal Signal Informer narrow band problems
Replies: 9
Views: 919

Re: Federal Signal Informer narrow band problems

A little off topic here, but has anyone ever configured a Federal Informer into a Motorola Quantar to trigger PTT and play auto over the air via the audio/relay outputs on back of unit? I believe it is possible, just trying to come up with pins and which connector.
by RADIO43
Fri May 17, 2013 3:03 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: DAYTON 2013 - Who is in? The official 2013 thread
Replies: 27
Views: 6009

Re: DAYTON 2013 - Who is in? The official 2013 thread

escomm wrote:So what gentleman's club are we going to tonight??



Was at the Harem this afternoon for some adult fun!!!!!

Didn't disappoint.....
by RADIO43
Wed Apr 10, 2013 4:14 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: APX knob
Replies: 33
Views: 7536

Re: APX knob

joes243 wrote:I am having an issue too. It allows you to add to the cart but you have to purchase at least 5. When I change the quantity to 5 I get another error saying to change it to less than or equal to 4.


That is my issue as well.
by RADIO43
Wed Apr 10, 2013 10:56 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: APX knob
Replies: 33
Views: 7536

Re: APX knob

Knob is unavailable again......... Just tried to purchase 5 on MOL with no luck.
by RADIO43
Thu Mar 21, 2013 6:31 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XPR in XTS impres charger
Replies: 4
Views: 808

Re: XPR in XTS impres charger

Thank you sir.... Love when they do that!
by RADIO43
Thu Mar 21, 2013 3:22 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XPR in XTS impres charger
Replies: 4
Views: 808

Re: XPR in XTS impres charger

escomm,


Any part # for a MUC Adapter for the XPR?

Thank you sir,

radio43
by RADIO43
Fri May 25, 2012 5:36 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Motorola FDNY MDC
Replies: 3
Views: 879

Re: Motorola FDNY MDC

Its been covered extensively in the past - http://batboard.batlabs.com/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=77102&hilit=tps
by RADIO43
Tue Apr 10, 2012 3:26 pm
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: APX FW R7.00.10 Released
Replies: 0
Views: 1667

APX FW R7.00.10 Released

Radio Release Notes – Subscriber Release 7.11.5 Update – April 2012 APX 7000/7000XE/6000/6000XE/6000Li/4000, 7500/6500/6500Li New Version: Host/DSP – R07.00.10, CH – R13.00.01, Secure – R01.02.02 Bluetooth Option Board – R03.00.01 Old Version: Host/DSP – R07.00.05, CH – R13.00.01, Secure – R01.02.02...
by RADIO43
Tue Jan 17, 2012 10:48 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: 6580 or 4580 for ham
Replies: 5
Views: 753

Re: 6580 or 4580 for ham

escomm wrote:Beware this will only work on XX80s with digital flashes. Will not work with SmartNet TRBOs.



I noticed this, very disappointing! I am wondering why though?
by RADIO43
Sat Dec 24, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO 25 CPS R17.00 Released
Replies: 29
Views: 8001

Re: ASTRO 25 CPS R17.00 Released

I believe they are referring to Conventional Astro Talkgroups vis FPP.
by RADIO43
Sat Nov 05, 2011 11:00 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: HMN4104A Display Mic for APX7000????
Replies: 5
Views: 641

Re: HMN4104A Display Mic for APX7000????

Sold it, so never really got a chance...
by RADIO43
Wed Oct 05, 2011 11:53 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7K Speaker Mic (HMN4104) Thumb Screw
Replies: 7
Views: 661

Re: APX7K Speaker Mic (HMN4104) Thumb Screw

Here is what I got back from Motorola when a case was opened:

"Unfortunately we do not offer the thumbscrew as a replacement part, if it helps, I can tell you the thread type is a 4-40 UNC."
by RADIO43
Mon Sep 19, 2011 3:24 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7K Speaker Mic (HMN4104) Thumb Screw
Replies: 7
Views: 661

APX7K Speaker Mic (HMN4104) Thumb Screw

Looking for part number for just the thumb screw for the above speaker mic. I believe it is common to all the 7K Mic's and programming cables.

Thank you in advance..

radio43
by RADIO43
Tue Sep 13, 2011 7:42 pm
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: APX Mobile & Portable Firmware R06.05.05 Released
Replies: 6
Views: 2912

APX Mobile & Portable Firmware R06.05.05 Released

New Firmware up on MOL.

1 Issue Update / 1 New CPS Feature:

O9 Control Head switch function issue Issue Update
Write Password Protection Feature now supported New CPS Feature
by RADIO43
Mon Sep 05, 2011 9:14 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MCS2000 w/ Startsite
Replies: 4
Views: 571

Re: MCS2000 w/ Startsite

Just to update everyone, a MCS2000 with Startsite option works perfect on a Smartnet System. Thank you to all for the help...

radio43
by RADIO43
Sun Sep 04, 2011 11:42 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 w/ MCC5500 Console Tones in P25/IMBE Issue
Replies: 6
Views: 570

Re: APX7000 w/ MCC5500 Console Tones in P25/IMBE Issue

Jim,

Totally following you here but it seems interesting that there is a problem with APX7k's and not the XTS3k's and XTS5k's.
by RADIO43
Sun Sep 04, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 w/ MCC5500 Console Tones in P25/IMBE Issue
Replies: 6
Views: 570

Re: APX7000 w/ MCC5500 Console Tones in P25/IMBE Issue

Sorry,

Forgot to include that I have Firmware R06 in the radios..

radio43
by RADIO43
Sun Sep 04, 2011 10:23 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 w/ MCC5500 Console Tones in P25/IMBE Issue
Replies: 6
Views: 570

APX7000 w/ MCC5500 Console Tones in P25/IMBE Issue

Group, Running into some issues here. We uses tones over our MCC5500 Console to alert officers to different situations in Conventional P25/IMBE. Right now we are using the straight tone and then the hi-low-hi-low tones which are the standard options on the MC5500 console. Believe its the Alert 1 and...
by RADIO43
Wed Aug 31, 2011 9:56 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MCS2000 w/ Startsite
Replies: 4
Views: 571

Re: MCS2000 w/ Startsite

I read that, just want to make sure. Thank you for update. Anyone using a Startsite Radio on Smartnet?
by RADIO43
Tue Aug 30, 2011 6:01 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MCS2000 w/ Startsite
Replies: 4
Views: 571

MCS2000 w/ Startsite

Have just read a bunch of post and still trying to get an understanding on what a MCS2000 w/ Flashcode of : Decoding Flashcode: 000002-000000-8 Platform: MCS2000 H36: Startsite Operation <A HREF='http://www.akardam.net/moto/tools/decode4.pl'>Decoded by the akardam.net FC Decoder v4</A> Will a MCS200...
by RADIO43
Fri Jun 03, 2011 9:44 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?
Replies: 22
Views: 1171

Re: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?

Okay.. Got my NNTN8160AS today and when opened up the box, the Manual that came with the board says its the "Bluetooth Option Board (MNUK6000A) Installation. After installing, I have the Bluetooth Icon on the screen but nowhere can I find a place in the CPS Menu to enable the Bluetooth Options....
by RADIO43
Thu Jun 02, 2011 5:38 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?
Replies: 22
Views: 1171

Re: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?

Took a chance on the NNTN8160AS Board.... Will be here tomorrow, will let you know the results!
by RADIO43
Wed Jun 01, 2011 8:29 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Question re: Foreign (EU, EMEA) DGP Firmware
Replies: 4
Views: 517

Re: Question re: Foreign (EU, EMEA) DGP Firmware

Not sure if it uses Region Codes or not, havent played with much other then the band splits to expand the 470 mhz beyond this.
by RADIO43
Wed Jun 01, 2011 5:48 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Question re: Foreign (EU, EMEA) DGP Firmware
Replies: 4
Views: 517

Re: Question re: Foreign (EU, EMEA) DGP Firmware

I have an XiR M8268 Mobile with Firmware of R01.05.10 and CP Version 05.01.04

It does not use the US Version of the software.

Not sure this helps you...
by RADIO43
Tue May 17, 2011 3:33 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Astro Spectra VHF Preamp Play
Replies: 11
Views: 1487

Re: Astro Spectra VHF Preamp Play

Pretty cool.... Any chance of a similar mod on a UHF Astro Spectra?
by RADIO43
Mon May 02, 2011 11:22 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?
Replies: 22
Views: 1171

Re: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?

Would having the radio flashed for Bluetooth and no Bluetooth Board installed in radio generate a "Hardware board absent" when powering on the radio up?
by RADIO43
Sun May 01, 2011 6:02 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?
Replies: 22
Views: 1171

Re: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?

This board is right behind the speaker.

Description on Mol is "Item Number. NNTN8160AS APX PORTABLE OPTION BOARD SVC KIT"
by RADIO43
Sun May 01, 2011 5:51 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?
Replies: 22
Views: 1171

APX7000 "Optional Board Assembly"?

Group, When looking at the Basic Service Manual for a Full Keypad Dual sided APX7000, it makes reference of a "Optional Board Assembly" (Sec 1:8-14 and Sec 1: 8-36) . The board is mounted just above the "Expansion Board Assembly" (Part # MHLN6977_). Is the "Optional Board As...
by RADIO43
Wed Apr 27, 2011 6:52 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: HMN4104A Display Mic for APX7000????
Replies: 5
Views: 641

Re: HMN4104A Display Mic for APX7000????

This was bought off the used market so not all that upset. I will try a call to Motorola and see how that goes..... Hahaha
by RADIO43
Wed Apr 27, 2011 7:26 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: HMN4104A Display Mic for APX7000????
Replies: 5
Views: 641

HMN4104A Display Mic for APX7000????

Group, I have what I believe is an early production HMN4104A Display Speaker Mic for an APX7000 (See picture Below). When hooked up to the APX it gives me the "unsupp usb device" message and "no usb" shows up on the display. When using the channel selector on the mic when connect...
by RADIO43
Tue Apr 26, 2011 5:50 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: No QuickCall II option for the APX7000?
Replies: 27
Views: 1676

Re: No QuickCall II option for the APX7000?

How about singletone or DTMF Hotkeypad?
by RADIO43
Thu Apr 21, 2011 8:36 pm
Forum: Announcements and Forum News
Topic: Announcement... please read.
Replies: 28
Views: 23779

Re: Announcement... please read.

Medic12 wrote:Thanks for taking control again batwing.

Do us all a favor and get rid of alex as well. Both of them have far outlived their usefulness.

This place needs the fresh start.


Wow... 84 post and this guy throws that out there?

Come on, we have the board back!!!
by RADIO43
Fri Mar 18, 2011 4:01 pm
Forum: Motorola Digital and Voice Paging
Topic: Motorola Minitor I Service Manual Request.
Replies: 0
Views: 238

Motorola Minitor I Service Manual Request.

Anyone have service manuals around for VHF and UHF Motorola Minitor I's? Basically looking for pages that deal with tuning these old gems.

Thank you in advance,

radio43
by RADIO43
Thu Mar 03, 2011 5:15 am
Forum: Motorola Digital and Voice Paging
Topic: Motorola MInitor I UHF Band Splits?
Replies: 2
Views: 264

Re: Motorola MInitor I UHF Band Splits?

res6cue, thank you for info.

Anyone have any luck pulling these boards out of their Band Split values?

I have a few in the 450 to 469.999 mhz range and want to move them up to 476 mhz after getting the proper crystals.

What are my chances?
by RADIO43
Wed Mar 02, 2011 7:17 pm
Forum: Motorola Digital and Voice Paging
Topic: Motorola MInitor I UHF Band Splits?
Replies: 2
Views: 264

Motorola MInitor I UHF Band Splits?

Does anyone know the different range band splits and how they were divided up with the UHF Minitor I's? I was trying to find a UHF Minitor I Service Manual online but no luck so far.

Any help would be great..

radio43
by RADIO43
Thu Dec 09, 2010 6:42 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

Update....


Radio B (Dash Mount) with Control Head A will not take a firmware upgrade due to no communication with radio. Tried it numerous times with no luck.
by RADIO43
Wed Dec 08, 2010 9:48 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

Ok... I tried the procedure you set forth and could not get it out of that mode. I tried it about 5 times and after turning the radio off when Head resets, I turned it back on. At t his point I would get the green screen for about 3 seconds followed by the FL 05-93 code after that. I am going to put...
by RADIO43
Wed Dec 08, 2010 9:10 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

Sorry about that... Part # HLN1468A / Kit No: HLN6912A
by RADIO43
Wed Dec 08, 2010 8:33 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

Okay... Begining stages before swapping out: Radio A (Remote Mount) and Control Head A is the remote mount radio generating the FL 09-53 on Control Head after firmware upgrade Radio B and Control Head B is Dash Mount Radio that was working perfectly I place Control Head B on Radio A (Remote Mount) a...
by RADIO43
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:21 pm
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

akardam and tpg, Thank you for all the help. Amazingly, I took another head off a dash mount radio and installed it on the problem child remote head radio and everything booted up perfect. I then took the problem head from the problem child remote head radio and installed it on the dash mount radio ...
by RADIO43
Tue Dec 07, 2010 12:17 pm
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

Not sure how to do recovery but I put a different head off a dash mount radio and it now works....

My next move is to put the head displaying the FL 05-93 on another radio (dash mount) as apposed to the radio (remote mount) it was on.
by RADIO43
Tue Dec 07, 2010 11:30 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

That is correct. Very unusual.......
by RADIO43
Tue Dec 07, 2010 9:34 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

Will the control head power up by itself (e.g. connected to power but not to the radio)? What is the control head part number? The remote head will power up and down even with the radio cable not attached to it. It also powers the radio up and down when the radio cable is attached to the head as we...
by RADIO43
Tue Dec 07, 2010 6:36 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL
Replies: 40
Views: 10904

Re: ASTRO25 R15 Firmware on MOL

... and the head is stuck in the FL 05-93... Have you tried syncing the control head? Yup... When attached to the head it gives me "Failed to Communicate with radio. Please ensure cables are connected and the radio is powered on and then try again." Tried numerous times with no luck. Did ...

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